Scottish Castles Association

Preserving the Past for the Future

Why join

Scottish Castles Association members have visited some inspirational and intriguing places

Join the Scottish Castles Association and you can...

  • View the exclusive members only content in The Vault section on our website
  • Meet fellow Scottish castle enthusiasts on our regular organised tours and events
  • Enjoy privileged access to private Scottish castles, not normally open to the public, on some of our tours or special events
  • Receive a printed copy, or download an electronic version, of our annual members publication The Journal, containing comment, topical articles, reports on visits, correspondence and features on castles and the people who care about them – and for them
  • Access information on properties available for sale and restoration
  • Share knowledge and get advice on the repair and restoration of historical properties – and dealing with planning and conservation authorities
  • Find information on architects, craftsmen and materials suppliers with specialist knowledge of traditionally-built properties
  • Get advice on obtaining grant aid and other forms of financial assistance towards restoration and maintenance of historical properties from people who have been through the process themselves
  • Participate in bringing the Association's influence to bear on decision-makers in the areas of conservation, restoration and maintenance of Scotland's castles, towers and fortified houses

Corporate Membership

Are you the owner or manager of a historical property with commercial interests – or a specialist tradesperson or supplier looking to reach people with an interest in traditionally-built properties?

If so, you may be interested in becoming a Corporate Member of the Scottish Castles Association and enjoy extra benefits, including exclusive promotional opportunities to support your business. Click here to find out more.

Our corporate members...

Visit our Skills and Trades Section